Going for it: my truth discovered in Scotland

Standing in fairway of the 457-yard, par four 18th hole of the Leven Links, there was no decision. I was going for the green. As Fred and Matt debated their layup targets, I was brimming with adrenaline for opportunity to hit the perfect shot. Somewhere along my journey as a golfer, I changed. One of…

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“More Than Just a Golf Blog” – My interview with Golf House Kentucky

The following interview was originally published on the website of Golf House Kentucky, which is Kentucky’s umbrella organization for amateur and professional golf on April 24, 2019. Usually I both ask and answer questions myself, so it was a nice change to get to talk golf and answer of few questions with Ethan Fisher, PGA. …

Managing Unrealistic Golf Expectations

Managing expectations is a tricky proposition, in golf as in life.  Balancing hopeful optimism and evidence from past performances without tilting expectations too far in either direction takes mental toughness and discipline, which probably requires a stronger mind than mine. The end of last season was a roller coaster ride that saw me playing the…

The Steve Flesch Interview – Part II: His 30th Anniversary of the 1986 KY State Amateur Win

In honor of the United States Amateur kicking off this week, we present the second half of our interview with PGA Tour Pro and Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame member Steve Flesch, on the 30th anniversary of his 1986 Kentucky State Amateur win.  For someone those of us who will never play golf at the…